Omedy is a short-cut to community”(Medhurst). Discuss with regard to the film by Leonid Gaidai The Diamond Arm”
Firstly,the module is called Russian film: Comedy and Society and therefore the writer should remember that the film was released in the Soviet Union, so its refer to soviet reality.Some of the book which I listed are about the soviet reality and Id like to have references to it.
Secondly, the essay should refer to the film The Diamond Arm.”
1.Aleksandr Prokhorov Cinema of Attractions versus Narrative Cinema:Leonid Gaidais Comedies and Elddar Riazanovs satire of the 1960sin Slavic Review, Vol. 62,No.3(Autum, 2003),pp.455-472.
2.Brigit Beumers Brilliantovaia ruka (The Diamond arm)Leonid Gaidai, USSR, 1969in The cinema of Russia and the former Soviet Union.
3.Sasa Milic Sight Gags and Satire in the Soviet Thaw:Operation Y and other Shuriks Adventures in Sense of cinema”.
4.Geoff King Film comedy”, Wallflower Press, London 2002, reprinted 2006.
Inside Soviet Film Satire Laughter with a Lashed. Andrew Horton, Cambridge University Press 1993.
5.David Gillespie Russian Cinema”, Published by Pearson Education Limited 2003.
Comedy,Cinema,Theoryed by Andrew S. Horton. Published by University of California Press 1991.
6.”Kinoglasnost:Soviet cinema in our timeed. Anna Lawton. Published by Cambridge University Press 1992.
7.Josephine Woll Real Images, Soviet cinema and the Thaw”. Published by I.B. Tauris Publisher 2000.
8. Cinema for the Millions: Soviet Socialist Realism and the Problem of Film Comedy
Author(s): Richard Taylor in Journal of Contemporary History, Vol. 18, No.3: Historians and Movies. The state of the art: Part 1 (Jul., 1983, pp. 439-461.
9.Lev Kuleshov Americanismin The Film factory, Russian and Soviet cinema in documents 1896-1939ed by Richard Taylor and Ian Christie. Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. 1988.
10.and of course the film The Diamond Armdirected by Leonid Gaidai.